Arizona State Board of Nursing Policies, Substantive Policy Statements and Misc Papers: 

Accommodations for NCLEX (Updated 2018) 
Accommodations for Nursing Assistant Testing (Rev.2011) 
Advanced Practice Education Provisional-Limited Approval
Board Approval of Concurrent Enrollment Programs- SPS- 2016
Changes in Credit Hours for Pre-Licensure Nursing Programs- SPS- 2014 
Concurrent Accreditation-Approval Site Visits- Position Paper- 2011
Credits- Length of Associate Degree Nursing Programs-White Paper- 2014
Education Department - Triage and Investigative Guidelines (NEW 3/2018) 
International Nursing Student Licensure- Policy- 2016 
Minimum Pediatric Clinical Competencies in Approved RN Programs 2011
Nursing Program Changes In Mission and Goals- Policy- 2007 
Nursing Program Disclosure of Student Costs- SPS- 2011 
Nursing Programs Operating without Approval: Civil Penalties - SPS 2019
Nursing Student Retention- White Paper- 2013
Process-Progression of New Program Approvals (5-2018) 
Program Survey Visits w-Potential Rule Violations- Policy- 2016
Public Notification of Program Status- Policy- 2016
Review of Accredited Programs (5-2018)
Review of Non Accredited Programs (5-2018)
Submission of Education Documents to Education Committee / Board- Policy- 2017

Education Related Advisory Opinions

Advisory Opinion Process
APRN Program Clinicals in AZ by Out of State Programs
Military Veterans with a Healthcare Designation Seeking to Sit for NCLEX
Preceptorship For Pre-Licensure - Students (New)
Role of the Clinical Instructor
Testing Guidelines for Pre-Licensure Nursing Programs
Supervision of LPN By Registered Nurses
Supervision of Unlicensed Nurse Externs By Registered Nurses
Use of Simulation in Approved RN/LPN Programs
Arizona State Board of Nursing - Nursing Regulatory Journal
Thursday, June 20, 2019
Application Waiver
Pursuant to HB 2372 (A.R.S. section 41-1080.01), the Arizona State Board of Nursing began processing license application fee waivers in FY2018. As of ...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
New dates for Nurse Licensure Compact webinars for public
At the link below are new dates for the remainder of 2019 for the public NLC educational webinars. Webinar Summer and Fall 2019 Dates
Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Kratom Fact Sheet for Healthcare Professionals
Please see the below fact sheet for information about Kratom. Fact Sheet
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Arizona State Board of Nursing Considers Complaints Against Valerie Brehm, Kathryn DelReal, and Mckenzie Gillies
On May 16, 2019, the Arizona State Board of Nursing, in an open meeting, considered investigations pending against Valerie Brehm, Kathryn DelReal, and...


Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.